Season 2017 – 2018 with Rachel Bersier: Master Class, Teachers’ Training and Audition Training

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  • Soprano Rachel Bersier’s Master Class in singing technique and Repertoire  combines technical vocal ground work with the practical application of the principles of Functional Voice Training on repertoire including Opera, Lied, Oratorio and Musical Theatre


  • The Teachers’ Training is aimed at voice teachers who are familiar with the principles of Functional Voice Training. In it Rachel wishes to pass on her long experience building voices and to create a safe space of exchange and development with like-minded voice pedagogues


  • The Audition Training is aimed at singers preparing auditions, competitions and concerts who want to be at the top of their game. Rachel Bersier’s experience on the operatic and concert stage, combined with her experience as a teacher, will help you test and improve your audition technique – and provide the tools for a successful performance

Rachel Bersier studied with Cornelius Reid in New York since 1987 and leads a successful career on stage together with an intense teaching activity in Germany, France, Italy and Switzerland



Saturday 29 September – Thursday 4 October, Bremen Subscription 

2 Venues

  1. Gemeindezentrum St.-Pauli (29, 30 September and 1 October) Address: Große Krankenstr. 11, 28199 Bremen. Directions: From Bremen’s main train station take Bus 24 or Tram 8. Stop: Neuer Markt
  2. Sophie Drinker Institut (from 2 – 4 October) Address: Außer der Schleifmühle 28, 28203 Bremen, Germany. Directions: 10 min. walk from Bremen’s main train station. Alternatively take Bus/Tram: Lines 1, 4, 5, 10 and 25 Stop: Rembertistraße

Monday 29 October – Friday 2 November, Baiersbronn Subscription

  • Place: Studio Verena Seid. Address: ​Beckenbergweg ​10, ​72270 ​Klosterreichenbach, ​Baiersbronn

Saturday 3 – Monday 5 November, Berlin Subscription

  • Place: tba